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Our Affiliates

New Paradigm Reading

New Paradigm Reading is the sole distributor of a delightful reading program for PreK through first grade called Fletcher's Place.

On their site, Fletcher's Place tells us that early childhood learning is critical, and that reading is the core skill that all students must master. Fletcher's Place is a proven program for teaching reading fundamentals for children ages 3-5, and reading mastery for children in kindergarten through early elementary school. The program concentrates on

  • Phonics
  • Vocabulary Development
  • Reading Fluency
  • Comprehension Strategies

It is eligible to be incorporated in Reading First grants as a supplemental or intervention program.

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Safe and Civil Schools

Building on over 30 years of experience, Randy Sprick and associates refine decades of research on effective teaching methods into practical, easy-to-use principles and procedures. They can help you to

  • foster respect and responsibility in your students and improve school climate and school culture
  • Train your entire staff to make data-driven decisions
    • on a schoolwide level
    • in classrooms
    • with individual students
  • Learn how to develop proactive, positive behavior support strategies tailored to your classroom, school, and district

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Educational Research Institute

Educational Research Institute (ERI) is privately owned by Linda V. Alaniz, President, who has 17 years of professional experience in education, community development, grant writing, finances, strategic planning, program resources, and program evaluation. As a public administrator, Ms. Alaniz has been successful in securing and managing millions of dollars in private and public funds for various colleges, universities, schools, and non-profits. Her work experience includes

  • Grant Consultant
  • Grant Reader
  • Grant Evaluator
  • Director
  • Interim Director
  • Assistant Director
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Educator

ERI has a success rate of 81%.

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